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Benefit Of Using Programs Such As Outlook Or Thunderbird?


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#1 nyyanks

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Posted 04 April 2007 - 05:30 PM

Hello I was wondering what the benefits are of using email clients such as Outlook or Thunderbird as opposed to direct online access (in other words, opening my yahoo mail in Firefox opposed to opening it in Thunderbird).
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Posted 04 April 2007 - 05:37 PM

This link has it covered pretty well: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/82884/online-email-vs-outlook/

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Posted 05 April 2007 - 07:13 AM

If you get a lot of E-mail, you can save time by downloading it into your computer's hard drive (POP E-mail) to read or answer later, while at the same time browsing or otherwise using the Internet. You also have a permanent record of the E-mail that you can access at any time.
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